When: October 17th, 2009, Saturday Time: 9:00 AM ‘till Where: Post Conference Room,Ft. Jackson, SC Lunch with the troops will be furnished for a small fee ($4.25), bring $5 bill or exact amount for lunch. They won’t be able to break large bills.
Directions From Forest Dr. Gate:
Enter the Forest Dr. gate and get in visitors’ check point on the right. Prepare to show drivers’ license and proof of insurance. Leave check point and go through first light turning right at the second light on Jackson Blvd. Go through first light and find the post conference room on the right. There are plenty parking spaces. You may park in the museum parking lot also.
We urge attendees to bring old documents, family histories,stories passed down, and pictures to share with others. There are 26 cemeteries on the Ft. Jackson property. We will have a listing of these cemeteries. We will also try to have maps displaying the area prior to the fort being built.